Chat Archives:

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December 15, 2013 Number Talks
December 8, 2013 Formative Assessment
November 24, 2013 Nonfiction Matters!
November 17, 2013 How to Challenge Advanced Readers
November 10, 2013 Differentiated Writing Instructions
November 3, 2013 Hands-on Math
October 27, 2013 Social Studies
October 20, 2013 Parent/Teacher Conferences
October 13, 2013 Best Practices for Supporting Early Writers
October 6, 2013 Working with At-Risk Readers & Writers
September 29, 2013 Balanced Literacy
September 22, 2013 Genius Hour
September 15, 2013 Inquiry, Wonder Wall, Wonderopolis
September 8, 2013 Math
August 25, 2013 Word Work & Student Portfolio
August 18, 2013 Goals for this Year, Classroom Management, Educational Games
August 11, 2013 Comprehension & Collaboration Book Chat #4
August 4, 2013 Comprehension & Collaboration Book Chat #3
July 28, 2013 Comprehension & Collaboration Book Chat #2
July 21, 2013 Comprehension & Collaboration Book Chat
June 2, 2013 School Year Reflection & Summer PD
May 19, 2013 Summer Slide and Ways to Promote Summer Reading
May 3, 2013 The End of the Year Ideas
April 28, 2013 The "One Device" Classroom
April 21, 2013 Connected Classrooms (guest co-hosts Kathy Cassidy and Karen Lirenman)
April 14, 2013 Learning Spaces
April 7, 2013 Follow-up discussion on Reading with Meaning
March 24, 2013 Morning Meeting & Morning Message
March 17, 2013 Sharing Kids' Thinking (notebooks and more!)
March 10, 2013 Guided Math & Math Workshop (guest host Laura Mullane)
March 3, 2013 Differentiation
February 24, 2013 Nonfiction
February 17, 2013 Inquiry
February 10, 2013 PLAY!!!
February 3, 2013 Open Chat (100th day of School, Digital Learning Day, and more!)
January 27, 2013 Using Teacher Talk to Transform Learning
January 20, 2013 Choice in the Primary Classroom
January 13, 2013 Effective Use of Sites, Apps and Tech
January 6, 2013 Favorite Websites & Apps - Most of the websites and apps you suggested from tonight's chat are here:
December 16, 2012 Support, Encourage, and Be Together
December 9, 2012 Holiday Cheer
December 2, 2012 Differentiation
November 25, 2012 Open Discussion
November 18, 2012 Using Technology to Transform Teaching and Learning
November 11, 2012 Book Selection, Good Fit Books, Classroom Libraries
November 4, 2012 Workshop Series ~ Math Workshop
October 28, 2012 Workshop Series ~ Writer's Workshop
October 21, 2012 Workshop Series ~ Reader's Workshop
October 14, 2012 Report Cards and Parent-Teacher Conferences
October 7, 2012 All Things Halloween!
September 30, 2012 Meet and Greet with #Kinderchat
September 23, 2012 Everything fall!
September 16, 2012 Songs, Chants, and Brain Breaks
September 9, 2012 Building Home/School Connections
August 26, 2012 Building Community
August 19, 2012 Connecting Classrooms
August 12, 2012 Back to School
August 5, 2012 Welcome back #1stchat
June 10, 2012 Open chat - last chat for the summer
June 3, 2012 Pinterest
May 6, 2012 Reviewing skills at the EOY and how to avoid the "summer slide"
April 29, 2012 Keeping kids motivated at the end of the year
April 22, 2012 Open chat - great ideas for EOY, Mother's Day and more!
April 15, 2012 Challenging High Readers
April 1, 2012 Poetry Month Ideas
March 25, 2012 End of Year Ideas
March 18, 2012 21st Century Learners
March 11, 2012 'Best Of'
March 4, 2012 Music in the classroom
February 26, 2012 Devices/BYOD with @MrsWideen
February 19, 2012: Blogging in 1st Grade
February 12, 2012: Favorite Books for 1st Grade and Professional Development
January 29, 2012: Science and Social Studies
January 25, 2012 Final Book Chat on "No More I'm Done." Beginning of the year ideas/tools/strategies Using iPads/iPods in the primary classroom July 31, 2011 Centers October 16, 2011 Morning meeting/greeting and sharing ideas First chat: July 17th at 8:00pm EST